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Laboratory Manager - Embryology/Cloning/Reproductive Biology

Kelly Services
Coralville, IA 52241
**Laboratory Manager - Embryology and Cloning**

Kelly Scientific is seeking a motivated individual for an exciting **Direct-Hire opportunity** with a **biotechnology company** in **Coralville, IA** . This company creates novel animal models of human genetic diseases for research and therapeutic applications.


Appropriate candidates will have extensive experience in embryology and reproductive biology including somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT). Familiarity with transgenic animal production techniques is preferred. The Manager will be expected to complete scientific and technical tasks on aggressive timelines and to work as part of a team on varied tasks with changing priorities. Position requires excellent communication and presentation skills, an ability to troubleshoot technical issues, an ability to plan and carry out experiments independently, and to work with complex instrumentation and software.


+ Be a key member of a team developing novel models of human disease.

+ Responsible for maintaining a SCNT program and managing a team of embryologists.

+ Contribute to the improvement of SCNT efficiencies and outcomes.

+ Maintain knowledge of current SCNT and reproductive biology literature.

+ Responsible for project planning and troubleshooting of experiments.

+ Evaluate data and provide succinct and clear reports that can be shared and transferred to and from cross-functional teams; responsible for clear communication in both written and oral forms.

+ Responsible for timely documentation of laboratory work.

+ Pay attention to detail, strictly adhere to safety protocols, and use knowledge of basic laboratory procedures to advance projects under rapidly shifting priorities and timelines.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.


+ Ph.D. in Reproductive Biology, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology or related fields is preferred or M.S. degree with 10 years relevant experience.

+ Minimum 3-5 years of experience in reproductive biology lab; relevant industry experience preferred.

+ Broad experience in mammalian cell and embryo culture techniques.

+ Hands on experience with SCNT.

+ Hands-on experience with microscopy, micromanipulation, and related instrumentation.

+ Experience managing personnel and budgets is a plus.

+ Proficiency in cellular molecular biology techniques is a plus.

+ Strong writing and experimental documentation skills.


+ Ability to understand and execute on the companys mission and values.

+ Maintain a high degree of ethical standard and trustworthiness.

+ Ability to think and adapt to a rapidly changing environment.

+ Able to reach rational conclusions through complex processing of information.

+ Fosters innovation through creative solutions.

+ Successful at communicating in both oral and written forms.

+ Well organized and capable of clear communication through technology (i.e. Outlook, PowerPoint, and other programs used to create and distribute reports and key information).

+ Effective organization and implementation of group projects.

+ Up-to-date knowledge on industry current events.


+ Job Type: Direct-Hire

+ Location: Coralville, Iowa

+ Pay Rate: Dependent on Experience

** For immediate consideration please send your resume to or book an interview directly on my calendar **

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-19 Expires: 2022-10-20

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